Help:how to install .diff files on FreeBSD 6.2

Byung-Hee HWANG bh at
Fri Nov 9 02:28:56 PST 2007

On Fri, 2007-11-09 at 17:48 +0800, 冉俊秀 wrote:
> Hello,
> I am a freshman in FreeBSD  OS.
> I have downloaded some    libcap_1.10-14.diff.gz
> <>
> and   libcap-1.10.tar.bz2
> <>
> .The
> instruction says  it can be installed on FreeBSD. But I don't know how to
> install it as it seems different from Fedora Core.Could someone help me,and
> give me the entire code?
> Many thanks.

For the diff file, use patch(1).

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